All-you-can-eat fish fry, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Friday, St. Florian School cafeteria, 1215 S. 45th St., West
Milwaukee. $11; $7.50 for
children 9 and younger. Beer and soda sold separately. 414-383-3565 or
DJ Skate, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Mullett Ice
Center, 700 North Ave., Town of Merton. $10 VIP pass includes
admission, skate rental, cookie and soda, glow stick, raffle prize;
regular admission is $5 for youths and $6 for adults plus $2.50 skate
LaFollette Park Spring Project Day, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Saturday, 9418 W. Washington St., Milwaukee. Clean up garbage, rake
leaves, get the flower boxes ready for planting and take on small
repair or restoration projects. Scout troops and other volunteer
groups welcome. www.friendsoflafollettepark.com.
Warbler Walk, 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, Lake Park
(meet in the Warming House), 2975 N. Lake Park Road, Milwaukee. Free;
all ages, all skill levels. lakeparkfriends.org.
Opening day at Old World Wisconsin, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, Old World Wisconsin, W372-S9727 Highway 67, Town of Eagle.
Oxen and horses working in the fields, farm folk preparing meals over
wood-burning stoves and more in the 1880s village. Forty guests will
be selected throughout the day for a gift from Old World Wisconsin and
community partners. $19 for ages 13 to 64, $16 for 65 and older, $10
for 4 to 12, free for younger than 4. All-day trams included; free
Pancake supper, 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, First Lutheran
Church, 7400 W. Lapham St., West Allis. $5, $2 for 10 and younger,
free for 4 and younger with adult paid ticket. Proceeds support the
church’s outreach ministries, including its food pantry.
firstlutheranelca.org or 414-476-4664.
MIAW pro wrestling, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Papa Luigi's
II, 919 12th Ave., South Milwaukee. Featuring World Wrestling
Entertainment legend Bobby “The Brain” Heenan. 414-517-5906.
Mother’s Day Plant Sale at Wehr, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, Wehr Nature Center, 9701 W. College Ave.,
Jewelry is Fun Mother's Day Show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday, Mitchell Park Domes, 524 S. Layton Blvd., Milwaukee. Items all
priced at $5.99. www.milwaukeedomes.org.
Mother’s Day Family Event, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday,
Boerner Botanical Gardens, 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners. Free
event; donations appreciated. Three crafts for children to create
make-and-take gifts for mothers and grandmothers. All supplies
Mother’s Day Wildflower Walk, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Sunday, Lake Park 3133 E. Newberry Blvd., Milwaukee. Meet at the
National Bike Month at the Library, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Milwaukee Public Library - Forest Home Branch, 1432 W.
Forest Home Ave., Milwaukee, and 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. May 14, Zablocki
Branch, 3501 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee. Learn health and safety tips
while biking around the Milwaukee area. Sample smoothies from the
Molina Health Care’s famous Smoothie Bike.
Neil deGrasse Tyson, “An Astrophysicist Goes to the
Movies,” 8 p.m. Wednesday, Riverside Theater, 116 W. Wisconsin Ave.,
Milwaukee. $75.50 and up. www.pabsttheater.org
Pancake Breakfast and Raffle, 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. May 14,
Elks Lodge, 2301 Springdale Road, Waukesha. Wisconsin maple syrup
served on pancakes; syrup available for purchase. All proceeds benefit
Boy Scouts of America Troop 4.
King and Queen half marathon, 7:30 a.m. May 14, start
at Waukesha County Technical College and finish at Pewaukee Village
Park. Champagne and roses (given by men in tuxedos) to the female
finishers and beer mugs (given by women in evening gowns) to male
finishers. $70. www.kqhalfmarathon.com.
Fifth annual Garlic Mustard Pull - Land Restoration
Project of the Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi, 9 a.m. to
3 p.m. May 14, 3221 S. Lake Drive, St. Francis. Lunch
provided by Prasser-Kleczka and music by folk singer David Drake.
Contact Maureen 414-510-0171.
Grow Your Own Groceries, noon to 2 p.m. May 14,
Milwaukee Public Library - Bay View Branch, 2566 S. Kinnickinnic Ave.,
Milwaukee. A basic gardening course by Milwaukee Urban Gardens for
urban residents. Learn how to design, plant and care for a productive
vegetable garden, community plot, raised bed or any other space. Space
is limited; register online at www.mpl.org or call 414-286-3011.
Casino Night, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. May 14, St. Florian
School gym, 1215 S. 45th St., West Milwaukee. Games, raffles, silent
auction, music, light appetizers, desserts and a cash bar. $20 in
advance and $25 at the door. 414-383-3565 or www.stflorian.org.
Friends of Muskego Public Library Wine and Beer
Tasting, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. May 14, at the library, S73-W16663
Janesville Road, Muskego.
Raffles, wine, craft beer samplings, cheeses, pretzels and appetizers.
$30, $35. 262-971-2100.
Wild and Wooly Weekend with Girl Scout discount, 10
a.m. to 5 p.m. May 14 and May 15, Old World Wisconsin, W372-S9727
Highway 67, Town of Eagle. Sheep-shearing and wool-spinning
demonstrations. Girl Scouts (including adults) in uniform or with
emblem on clothing get in free, discounts for rest of their group. email@example.com.
Friends of the Muskego Public Library’s annual Wine
and Beer Tasting, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. May 14, Muskego Public Library,
S73-W16663 Janesville Road, Muskego. Wine, beer, appetizers from area
restaurants, gourmet coffee. Live music, raffles, silent auction,
wine-pull tickets. $35, $30 Friends of Muskego Public Library members.
Buy from www.localwineevents.com/events/detail/623821/ or at the
Waukesha Countywide Trash Pickup, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
May 14 and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. May
15, green spaces and roadways. Sites: Lake Country Trail in Delafield,
New Berlin Trail, Bugline Trail in
Menomonee Park, the Expo Center in Waukesha, the Eble Park Ice
Arena in Brookfield, Highway 18 in Oconomowoc, Highway F along the Fox
River, Waukesha and the Bugline Trail in Sussex. Registrants can pick
their own site: www.waukeshacountygreenteam.org.
St. Clare Street Fair, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 15, St.
Clare Church, 7616 Fritz St., Wind Lake. Crafters, vendors, rummage
sellers participating. Food. Live entertainment from 11 a.m. to 5:30
p.m. List of crafters at www.stclarewindlake.org.
Kites over Lynden, noon to 4 p.m. May 15, Lynden
Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, River Hills. Free to
members; public with admission. 414-446-8794